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Extreme Survivalism

Individuals seek out intense ways to prep for natural disasters

Implications - Hidden underground shelters, mobile bomb shelters and luxury disaster-proof condos are some of the many ways individuals are seeking solace from the unpredictable nature of Mother Earth. The popularity of the North American show "Doomsday Preppers" is just one example of how consumers are fascinated and influenced by the fear of the unknown.
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